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Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States,
with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work
together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.
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- Rochester, MN
Areas of focus:
Chorea, Autoimmune encephalopathy, Dystonia, Movement disorder, Neuromyelitis optica, Myoclonus
Mayo Clinic researchers have a distinguished history in researching dystonia and other movement disorders. Mayo Clinic neurologists have identified genes that cause dystonia, characterized dystonia in previously overlooked muscles and evaluated the effectiveness of botulinum toxin treatment. These researchers continue to work to improve diagnosis and treatment of dystonia.
The Neural Engineering Laboratory researches deep brain stimulation for treatment of movement disorders. The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Laboratory conducts research on various types of dystonia.
Read more about movement disorders research on the neurology research website.
Read about deep brain stimulation as a treatment option for dystonia and other movement disorders at Mayo Clinic.
See a list of publications about dystonia by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
Dystonia care at Mayo Clinic
April 25, 2020
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